Jean Boedts studied in Liege, Paris and Florence. Thereafter he was employed at the court of King Leopold III of Belgium. In 1932 he was awarded the Prix de Rome. In 1954 Boedts went to the colony of the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) for six years, where he painted mostly murals. Back in Belgium, he created portraits and busts.
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